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Jay Lake
Date: 2009-06-03 04:45
Subject: [links] Link salad yawns and faces the world
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JayCon is this coming Saturday! Mark your calendars: [ jlake.com | LiveJournal ]

Art writing guru James Gurney on book covers

My Milk Toof — A die-of-cute Web comic.

The Graveyard of the AtlanticStrange Maps with some strange history.

What to do in a zombie attack — Classic civil defense film. (Thanks to Scott Cupp.)

How to See Diffraction Patterns with Star Crusts — How can you not like a blog post with that title?

?otD: How do you do?

Body movement: n/a (overslept)
This morning's weigh-in: n/a (overslept)
Currently reading: The Hallowed Hunt by Lois McMaster Bujold; A Long Line of Cells by Lewis Thomas

Originally published at jlake.com.

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User: etcet
Date: 2009-06-03 13:19 (UTC)
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We have "Secure perimeter of I.T. area against velociraptor attack. (Also: must research zombies)" on the white board in my department.

I shared that video. My boss noted that he already had it bookmarked.

Clearly, this is a more far-reaching preparedness step than I had given folks credit for.
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User: shsilver
Date: 2009-06-03 14:05 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Gurney quotes Avati about the importance of having a face on the cover, saying
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Gurney quotes Avati about the importance of having a face on the cover, saying <i.It is, in fact, quite frequently the core of our cover thinking, to the extent that it is the resolution of personality as expressed by some graphic device that makes up the cover. </i> Very interesting in light of the headless woman on the cover phenomenon.
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